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Delaware Death Penalty Repealed!!

Thank you Delaware Supreme Court On August 2, 2016, the Delaware Supreme Court ruled the death penalty was unconstitutional. Chief Justice Leo Strine, writing for the majority opinion stated, ” I join with many of my colleagues in concluding that … Continue reading

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Jeremy McDole needs Justice

Although the names of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Alton Sterling and Philandro Castile receive an outpouring of national attention and sympathy, Jeremy Dole’ life and death needs to stay acknowledged as a Black Male killed by police. The family and … Continue reading

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Too many American homeowners today find themselves paying unnecessarily high mortgages every month.  In fact, since the recession first hit more than 5 years ago, many homeowners find themselves “underwater”; in other words, the present day appraised values of their … Continue reading

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NAACP opposes proposed bills to weaken consumer protection

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) opened in 2011 as an independent agency to promote education, fairness and transparency for mortgages, credit cards and other consumer financial products and services.  Sadly, since its inception the CFPB has been attacked by those in Congress … Continue reading

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Do the Koch Brothers think we’re stupid?

The Koch brothers don’t just want to take away your right to vote. They want to trick you into believing they are voting rights supporters. The same oil billionaires who bankroll the Tea Party are now channeling their vast fortune … Continue reading

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5,000,000 people

Imagine if everyone in Manhattan, Detroit and Chicago suddenly lost their ability to vote. That’s the number of people — 5 million and counting — affected by passed and pending changes to voting laws in states around the country. When … Continue reading

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Stand for Freedom

  Our freedom is under attack. This year alone, 30 state legislatures have introduced bills intended to make it harder for you to exercise your right to vote. This effort is coordinated and targeted, and it is a throwback to … Continue reading

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Who is behind the attacks on our voting rights?

If Charles and David Koch have their way, millions of eligible Americans won’t be able to cast a vote in 2012. In recent years, the billionaire political operatives have used their vast fortunes to finance the drafting, promoting and introduction … Continue reading

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